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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

No. 47 2010




INTERTANKO representing your interests at MSC 88 24 Nov - 3 Dec in London

The ongoing meeting of the IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC 88), which will last 8 days 24 November until 3 December, will be covering a number of issues of importance to INTERTANKO’s Members, including inter alia lifeboat release hooks,   piracy, LRIT, maritime security, the role of the human element, goal-based new ship construction standards, protective coatings, safety of navigation. Th...... More


INTERTANKO’s Executive Committee meets in Vancouver

The final INTERTANKO Executive Committee meeting of 2010 was held on 17 November 2010 in Vancouver , ahead of a joint ITOPF/OCIMF/INTERTANKO/NAMEPA Seminar. INTERTANKO’s Chairman, Capt Graham Westgarth of Teekay Corporation, chaired the meeting.     Piracy continues to dominate the Agenda, in particular the issue of armed guards. The INTERTANKO position remains that it is the responsibility of...... More


Seminar on Challenges for International Shipping in the Year of the Seafarer

On 18 November, INTERTANKO participated in a highly successful seminar addressing the Challenges for International Shipping in the Year of the Seafarer, organised jointly with OCIMF, ITOPF, NAMEPA, Teekay and Transport Canada . Held in Vancouver in association with a number of Executive Committee and Board meetings, the event attracted some 200 members of the shipping and associated industries,...... More


Membership fleet update

INTERTANKO’s fees are based on Members’ fleets on 1 January each year.  To ensure correct and timely invoicing without later corrections of the invoices, please send us your fleet update. So that you can compare your actual fleet with what we have on our database, you can see the fleet we currently have recorded for your company on our website – click here – and advise us if what you see is...... More


17 January 2011 INTERTANKO/INTERCARGO Lunchtime Seminar, London

The next lunchtime seminar will take place on Monday 17 January 2011 at INTERTANKO/INTERCARGO’s   office in London . We are pleased to announce that Glen Forbes , former Staff Officer Communications & Information Systems, and Information Management Consultant, Royal Navy, and a Director of ForbesWallace Ltd, and Ryan Wallace , Lieutenant Commander, Royal Navy and a Director of ForbesWallace Ltd...... More


Seatrade Awards – call for entries

Members may be interested in entering for one of the Seatrade Awards for 2011.   Categories include: Safety at Sea Clean Shipping Innovation in shipping operations Investment in people Seatrade Lifetime Achievement Award Seatrade Personality of the Year Award Young Person in Shipping Global Performer Special Award for Countering Piracy   Entries should be in by 31 December 2010. The Awards...... More


Guide for a Tanker Energy Efficiency Management Plan (TEEMP) – hardcopy and e-book

The new Guide for a Tanker Energy Efficiency Management Plan (TEEMP) moves forward in practical terms the IMO process to reduce actual greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from shipping by assisting operators to implement a Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan as recommended by IMO Circular MEPC.1/Circ.683.   It is based on INTERTANKO Best Practice, using information and experience from Members wit...... More


The INTERTANKO Bookshop and new range of e-books

INTERTANKO produces a wide range of guidelines and commentaries on issues related to technical, marine, operations, environmental, commercial and charterparty issues. Many of these guidelines are an essential complement to government and operational regulations. Today, INTERTANKO has over 40 titles.   E-books   This service is designed so our readers can collate and manage their INTERTANKO...... More